Library Clerk

Putnam Valley NY
Posted 4 weeks ago

Library Clerk will be responsible for sorting, shelving, and locating library materials; maintaining organization and the general appearance of the Library; providing simple directional information to patrons; and assisting with the use of the online library catalog, library resources, computers, and other technology or software. Primary responsibilities would include checking items in and out at the circulation desk, working with the public: assist patrons, both in-person at the Library and over the phone, with a wide variety of informational needs.

Qualifications, Desired Knowledge, Skills:
Strong customer service
Ability to work well with others and independently.
Comfort with using technology.
Ability to represent the Library in a professional manner
Performs other duties as assigned.
Must be able to stand for long periods, lift, crouch, and stoop.
General interest in libraries and reading.

Requirements: Applicants should have a high school diploma or GED. Some college is preferred. Previous library experience is a plus.

Hours: Wednesday 2:00 pm – 7:00 pm and Saturday 9:30 am – 4:00 pm.
Wage: $ 13.20/hour with no benefits.

Please email a letter of application with your resume to Director Katherine Reilly at with the subject heading: “Library Clerk Position.”

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